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Schriever children salute for Month of the Military Child

Brayden Bennett, 4 years old, salutes in honor of the Month of the Military Child at the Schriever Child Development Center. Brayden’s parents, Capt. Steven and Rachel Bennett, are stationed here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher DeWitt)

Brayden Bennett, 4 years old, salutes in honor of the Month of the Military Child at the Schriever Child Development Center. Brayden’s parents, Capt. Steven and Rachel Bennett, are stationed here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher DeWitt)

Brianna Burdett, 3 years old, salutes in honor of the Month of the Military Child at the Schriever Child Development Center. Brianna’s mother, Staff Sgt. Roshawn Burdett, works for the Air Force Technical Applications Center Detachment 46 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher DeWitt)

Brianna Burdett, 3 years old, salutes in honor of the Month of the Military Child at the Schriever Child Development Center. Brianna’s mother, Staff Sgt. Roshawn Burdett, works for the Air Force Technical Applications Center Detachment 46 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher DeWitt)

Colin Carroll, 3 years old, salutes in honor of the Month of the Military Child at the Schriever Child Development Center. Colin’s father, 1st Lt. Dustyn Carroll, works for the 4th Space Operations Squadron here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher DeWitt)

Colin Carroll, 3 years old, salutes in honor of the Month of the Military Child at the Schriever Child Development Center. Colin’s father, 1st Lt. Dustyn Carroll, works for the 4th Space Operations Squadron here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher DeWitt)

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Children at the Schriever Child Development Center salute in honor of the Month of the Military Child.

The Month of the Military Child was established by Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger in 1986. The month is recognized each April for the contribution that military children make as their parents serve the nation. During April each year, all branches and components of the military provide special days and events to honor military families and children.

Read more about the Month of the Military Child at http://www.monthofthemilitarychild.com/.
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